Preppy & Bright Vermont Wedding

Meredith and Kevin met through a mutual friend. "When Kevin was at my house I put in his calendar on his phone to send me flowers a few weeks later an

Meredith and Kevin met through a mutual friend. "When Kevin was at my house I put in his calendar on his phone to send me flowers a few weeks later and he actually did!" Meredith says. Kevin proposed to Meredith on the beach in Newburyport, Massachusetts.The couple's local wedding highlighted what they love: home. The ceremony was held in a field behind Meredith's father's home in Dorset, Vermont, with a close friend as an officiant. The reception took place at The Dorset Field Club where Meredith spent many years as a kid playing tennis and golf. A color palette of navy blue and light pink and details like the men wearing boat shoes and vineyard vine pants gave the wedding a light, casual feel. Close friends provided music during the cocktail hour and arranged the flowers in the bouquets giving the wedding a personalized, intimate touch.

Navy belts with pink elephants drinking from martini glasses from Smathers & Branson were given as unique gifts to the couple's wedding party.
Meredith's gown was a full lace strapless dress with buttons down the back. She wore her grandmother's pearls and a borrowed pearl bracelet from her mother.
Navy and White Invitation Suite
The lush white bridal bouquet was an elegant mix of zinnias, roses and ranunculuses. The bouquet was wrapped with a light pink satin ribbon.
The bridesmaids wore navy cocktail dresses and the groomsmen wore vineyard vine pants and navy blazers, giving them a light a fun look for the backyard ceremony.
The ceremony took place on a field of wildflowers just up the road from Meredith's father's home in Dorset, Vermont.
Rustic Branch Arch for Backyard Ceremony
Low, Casual Curled Ponytail
The reception took place under a large white tent at The Dorset Field Club, where Meredith spent years as a child playing tennis.
A lush arrangement of pink sweet peas were displayed in silver vases for the centerpieces, adding a soft, romantic touch to the table decor.
The bridesmaids carried soft pink bouquets that had large peonies complemented by tiny pink hydrangeas.
Small Pink Floral Centerpieces and Candles
Local Cheese Bite Appetizer
The cocktail hour overlooked the golf course at The Dorset Field Club and had local cheese and blueberries to snack on before dinner.
Fresh Blueberry Topped White Cake
Fun Flower Girls Pose at Reception
Toast at Outdoor Tented Reception
Outdoor First Dance
The couple exited the ceremony in Meredith's Uncle's old jeep pulling a wagon with the bridal party. Guests followed behind in cars.